The Big Sit! 2007 Statistics

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Team Information: GMAS ACE BIRDERS

Captain: Tim Leslie
Location: Lucas, Ohio (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  2. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  3. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  4. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  5. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  6. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  7. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  8. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  9. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  10. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  11. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  12. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  13. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  14. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  15. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  16. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  17. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
  18. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  19. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  20. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  21. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  22. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  23. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  24. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  25. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  26. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  27. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  28. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  29. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  30. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  31. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  32. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  33. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  34. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  35. Field Sparrow Spizella pusilla
  36. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  37. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  38. White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
  39. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  40. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  41. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  42. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  43. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  44. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  45. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  46. House Sparrow Passer domesticus

Team Notes

Participants: Gary Cowell, Bianca Davis, Mike Edgington, Phil Gore, Cheryl Harner, Gary Kennedy, Jean Kennedy, Marcia Kinnard, Tim Leslie, Brian Miller, John Minard, Marc Nolls, John Precup, Erwin Riedner, Su Snyder, Jean Taddie, Sam Weyrick

Weather: Mostly overcast, Cold in AM, No rain, High 62, Low 37

Location: Malabar Farm, Lucas, Ohio. In front of the Baily Bicentennial Barn, across from the Malabar Inn Restaurant.

Time At Location: 00:00 till 18:43 first bird heard at 00:55, last bird seen at 17:25.

It was clear and cold most of the night, overcast and cold in the AM, overcast with a little sun in the PM and a little warmer. Only had 46 species, with 17 participants. Think everyone had a good time, this was our third year at this same location, with 47, 51, and 46 species seen. Hope to be at the same location next year.

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